MIAMI (AP) -- A U.S. Marine from South Florida has been killed in Afghanistan.
The Department of Defense reports that Sgt. Marlon E. Myrie, 25, of Oakland Park, Fla., died Saturday while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
He was assigned to 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, Camp Lejeune, N.C.
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